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13:36
13:36

Farmers in Abim Abandon Gardens Over Insecurity Cry out for help 4 1

According to farmers, despite the military deployment in the district, the Karamojong cattle rustlers have continued terrorizing them from their gardens.
10:43
10:43

Abim Leaders Irked by Rising Insecurity 5 1

In the past two months alone, at least 28 civilians have been shot by the warriors, and an unspecified number of livestock has been raided. Emmanuel Owena, the LC3 chairperson for Alerek Sub County in Abim district told URN that they are worried about an increase in the attacks by suspected Karimojong warriors using bow and arrows.
10:04
10:04

Security Tightened as Karamoja Cultural Festival Resumes Abim district 1 1

Micheal Longole, the Mt. Moroto Regional Police spokesperson, says security measures have been tightened on all the routes leading to Abim district and its bordering districts following the unpredictable security in the region.
08:49
08:49

Another LC3 chairperson in Karamoja Escapes Gun Attack abim district 1

Micheal Longole, the Mt. Moroto regional police spokesperson told URN that Ochuu was attacked along with Robert Amenya, a boda boda rider by two Karamojong warriors armed with a gun.
14:56
14:56

Business Paralyzed in Abim as Residents Protest Insecurity abim district 3 2

Nelson Otim Olwit, a resident of Abim Town Council, says that while people were angered by the death of Ogolla and the continued raids in the district, another group worsened the situation when they attempted to steal cattle from the same home on Sunday night.
14:29
14:29

PISO Survives Arson 1 1

The incident which took place at Akwangagwel village in Abim district has left residents in a panic state, wondering why anyone would commit such erroneous act.
18:03
18:03

Family Angry with Police over Lengthy Detention of Minor

The girl was arrested on 22 February for interrogation in connection to a testimony she made in Kiru Church of Uganda, where she reportedly said she has been serving evil spirits together a Member of Parliament and that they were responsible for some of the bad things including some undisclosed deaths that happened in Abim district, over time. The girl reportedly made her testimony on Sunday 21st in public during a deliverance prayer at Kiru Church of Uganda.
10:22
10:22

Man Remanded for Assaulting Woman over UGX 200 Debt

On Friday, Abim Magistrate Court presided over by Nicholas Aisu, the Grade One magistrate heard that the suspect identified as Charles Dickens Orebo, a resident of Ywee-Wii village in Angolebwal parish Morulem town council reportedly assaulted Eveline Abonyo of the same village over a 200 Shillings debt.
18:40
18:40

Thieves Empty Kraals as Owners Engage in Final Campaigns 2

The community herdsmen learnt about the attack moments after they returned home from their respective polling stations on Wednesday, only to discover that the kraals were already empty. They had left their homes to participate in the election of sub-county leaders for the area.
11:35
11:35

Witch Doctor In Trouble Over Campaign Posters 1 4 Top story

Yahaya Kungu, who is believed to be from Budaka district was found with the campaign posters of key political leaders in his shrine in Angwee village in Angwee parish.
07:35
07:35

7 Arrested for Looting Produce, Torching Truck in Abim police 1 1

Enos Odong, the Officer in Charge of the Criminal Investigations Department-CID in Abim, says the residents first looted the produce on the truck before they torched it when the driver fled for dear life.
14:39
14:39

Abim District Nusaf Desk Officer Arrested for Jumping Bond nusaf III

Ongom was arrested on Wednesday by police following a tip-off that he had sneaked into his office.
18:02
18:02

Abim Nusaf Officials Arrested for Embezzlement nusaf III 1

Advensol Ongom was arrested on Monday following a directive by the Abim Resident District Advensol Ongom was arrested on Monday on the directive of Abim Resident District Commissioner, Samuel Mpimbiza Hashaka. The other suspects are Volling Omara, the Nusaf Facilitator for Lotuke Sub County, Jackson Ocen and two others whose identities were not readily available.
12:56
12:56

Mother Arrested for Marrying off Underage Daughter child marriage 1

Maurice Auma, a resident of Nateete village in Awach Sub County was arrested on Friday following a tip-off from concerned neighbours who alerted the authorities about the traditional marriage ceremony involving Auma’s 16- year old school girl and a 24-year- man.
22:31
22:31

Ministry of Lands to Resolve Abim-Agago Boundary Dispute agago district 2

In a letter from the ministry of Lands Housing and Urban Development to the district authorities, the ministry has promised to open the boundaries in July in a bid to quell the long standing dispute that has often turned bloody.
17:17
17:17

7 Businessmen Arrested in Abim For Defying Curfew COVID 19 Curfew 2

The businessmen - all from Teeso Sub region were in a FUSO lorry registration number UBA 279L when they were arrested in Alerek in Abim district after refusing to stop at two road blocks before they were finally intercepted.
18:50
18:50

Karimojong Warriors Shoot Dead Prison Warder police 1

John Kayongo was part of the team that had escorted the prisoners to work on a farm near Amita hills when an armed group suspected to be Jie warriors shot him several times, and then took off with his gun. The incident happened at around 11:00 am this morning.
15:39
15:39

Woman Arrested for Child Theft in Abim Police 1 1

Residents say that Acan abandoned her marital home in Alerek after stealing the baby and moved to her aunt’s home in Angwe when people became suspicious because she has not been pregnant nor has she given birth to a baby in her seven-year marriage.
07:27
07:27

Thieves Frustrate Abim Water Project 2

Sandra Akong, the Community Development Officer in Lotuke Sub County, says the area is water stressed which she says forces some families to forego some basics like bathing and washing clothes.
06:45
06:45

Two Killed in Abim Over Thefts of Cattle 1

Samuel Mpimbaza Hashaka, the Abim Resident District Commissioner, says the shootout occurred during the pursuit of the cows by the Local Defense Unit personnel.
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